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Much Wenlock Priory

Much Wenlock, Much Wenlock TF13 6HS, England
+44 1952 727466
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Beautiful and peaceful

We took the audio guide with us when we visited and would highly recommend it. It not only tells... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Kath1722
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Newcastle, United Kingdom
Lovely place to walk around

This it a lovely place to walk around but it does cost £6,40 per to get in which I think was a bit... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
elwood2015
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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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English Heritage Site
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good41%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Much Wenlock, Much Wenlock TF13 6HS, England
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+44 1952 727466
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"english heritage"
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"chapter house"
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"beautiful ruins"
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"well worth a visit"
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"peaceful and tranquil"
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"guide book"
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"car park"
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"sunny day"
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"small site"
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"information boards"
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"gift shop"
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"free audio"
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"private residence"
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"walk around"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We took the audio guide with us when we visited and would highly recommend it. It not only tells you the history of the site but takes you around the ruins in a logical order. The grounds are immaculate and stunning and the ruins inspiring....More

Thank Kath1722
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This it a lovely place to walk around but it does cost £6,40 per to get in which I think was a bit expensive but the weather was very good so it was very nice

Thank elwood2015
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On a very hot day we visited the Priory what a tranquil place. The audio guide is a must to get a feel for the place and the history. The Priory is looked after by English Heritage so admission is free to members.

Thank Helen C
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Run by English Heritage substantial remains of an abbey destroyed in the dissolution. The car park is non refundable for members only but is also useful for walking into the town which is worth seeing a few minutes walk away (especially the Tudor guild hall...More

Thank YsanneB
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Much Wedlock Priory is a remnant of an interesting past life. Although there are only a few walls and parts of a cloister still standing, you get an idea of how extensive it was and how devastated it was by King Henry VIII's dissolution of...More

Thank Jackie A
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

English Heritage have and are doing a great job here in preserving the historical value of the Priory. An artists paradise (many evident on the day we visited) tied with the history of this Priory and the magic beings. Plenty of seats for contemplation -...More

Thank Linda S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Loved this place. So much to see, and aided by the free audio guide as you walked round. No many people were here and it was so peaceful. Would highly recommend a visit.

Thank Jokey-jules
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A lovely town with a great atmosphere, some interesting buildings, the best value parking ever and an old priory worth a visit. Parking on the north side of town (not at the priory) cost us £0.10 for 2 hours what a great start to a...More

Thank TerryWeight
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying at a local capsite and so i did some research of the local area. I found the English Herritage site and called head office. Adrew explained to me that 5 year olds and under were free and as my son is autistic...More

Thank Rachael P
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Parking isn't free at this property, even members. Lovely ruins and gardens although I prefer a few more information boards. You could of course buy the guide book or audio guide. We now avoid the audio guides as they tend to be too long because...More

Thank Stephen T
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